Skip to main content

About your Search

20110712
20110712
STATION
SFGTV2 28
SFGTV 18
KGO (ABC) 9
KTVU (FOX) 9
KNTV (NBC) 8
KPIX (CBS) 8
KRON (MyNetworkTV) 6
CNN 4
CNNW 4
KICU 2
KOFY 2
KBCW (CW) 1
WTTG (FOX) 1
LANGUAGE
English 102
Search Results 0 to 49 of about 102 (some duplicates have been removed)
NBC
Jul 12, 2011 4:00am PDT
. so just kind of a lot of extremes out there today in this weather pattern. the big, huge trough on the west coast, a little unusual for this time of year has got the marine influence along the coast, it's keeping everyone cool, even a few showers, while everyone else, this will be one of the hottest days of the year throughout much of the east. i put out our enhanced satellite. you can see where the trough is in here. and it continues to spin just off the coast. all of these clouds, you see them off the shoreline. at night they move in, they move along the coastline. they burn off hopefully by about mid day or so. you get some sunshine in the afternoon and it keeps things really cool. there's a lot of drizzle with the clouds, too. we have showers from portland northwards. it won't pour, just occasional showers, temperatures in the 60s. and there's the 66 in san francisco, where fingers crossed for a little bit of sun late in the day. that's not a promise. that's a look86 for your high. san jose, 73 for you. not a lot is going to change in the west, it's going do remain cool. if
SFGTV2
Jul 11, 2011 11:30pm PDT
quake, where the tempered glass actually kept the building together. it was acting like plywood. big surprise. the tempered caught right at the frames and it was the tempered clearly that was keeping everything together. the building was going this way, and the glass was acting almost like a sheer wall. other times it totally collaps collapsed. seismically, ooh, that's a laurence question. >> they have limits on what both the transient drift and permanent drift is allowed to be, how far they are allowed to sway and how far they're allowed to be out of plumb. what they calculate it to be they come up with a resilient system of setting the glazing so that at the levels of drift there should be no pressure placed against the glazing. so that's the design. we will wait for a big earthquake and see how it plays out. but should be okay. the drift issues are things that we've been talking about for these high rise buildings. what are appropriate drift limits, and how much can a 600 foot building be permanently displaced and still be an acceptable building. how long can we expect the glazing
SFGTV2
Jul 12, 2011 10:30am PDT
so that they are stable and do not drain the general fund. that is a big aspect of it. another huge issue is the deferred maintenance on our infrastructure. we have a lot of infrastructure that has been deteriorating because we have not maintained properly. that includes roads, sewer systems, muni. we need to be much more diligent about maintaining our infrastructure. some of the big citywide issues that impact the district include transportation. we had more muni service and some other districts. it is not always reliable. some of the major bus lines in the district are not reliable. we have major projects like the renovation of delores park. it is an opportunity to define what the park is and what changes we want to make to it. that is going to be and port project, the same thing with glen canyon that is going to undergo a lot of work. one of the most challenging parts of the new district supervisor is that we elect the supervisors by district. it is very important to pay attention to the district, be engaged in the projects in the district. we also represent the whole city. any d
FOX
Jul 12, 2011 6:00am PDT
below average. system kind of rotating around the big old low up in oregon is right there might produce more than just some low clouds for mendocino county and lake county. possible mostly cloudy skies later on as the tail end of that system kind of swings by. it's also not only giving low clouds but any time you get a little system coming in that enhances the drizzle. a lot of 50s out there with local drizzle and temperatures even with the overcast it's cool. and there's a no doubt about it sea breeze. boot scooting it all the way out to the sacramento valley. temperatures out there have come way down as well. that's pretty impressive system for this time of year. i mean last in june we had two of those systems that came down and visited us, gave us rain. remember rain beginning in june end of june. this time of year it's almost a miracle it makes it that far. the end result for us is a lot of low clouds and drizzle. very, very cool pattern for july. afternoon highs 50s 60s 70s i did go with one 80 that was clear lake but i almost went 79 there. and there will be 60s and 70s in between
SFGTV2
Jul 12, 2011 10:00am PDT
had an attendant that would take a passenger's request and then operate the car. the big change was the emergence of a electric elevators. starting in 1880, the electric elevator allowed building dollars to go much higher. we evolved from steam hydraulic elevators to the electric elevators that are not that much different from what we are going to see now at the top of the tower. this is the steam room on the top of the state st. francis. -- on top of the state francis. the equipment you see painted green, that is all the original equipment from 1972. we are just now in the middle of modernizing this equipment. >> why modernize? doesn't the equipment works fine? >> it does, it is of analog and intensive, and there are some additional controls. let me introduce the foreman to you. this is vince. he can do a better job explaining the project details. >> what is happening here, what are you doing? >> we are doing a major modernization. we are tearing out the old system, logic controls, and generator controls, and we will be going over to solid state. this is not your standard selec
CBS
Jul 11, 2011 11:00pm PDT
. mmm. oh gosh. oh dear. big deal. you're delicious. so what. i've got news for you. there's no such thing... ...as a bear sheriff. you think i'm afraid of you? hey what? you don't have to be mean to the cake. i do. you don't. i do. just eat yoplait light. they have great flavors like... boston cream pie, raspberry cheesecake. even though i work here, i've lost weight. wow. yeah. carry on. (announcer) 28 delicious flavors at around 100 calories each. cocain >>> you're watching cbs5 "eyewitness news" in high definition. n alive. what's in this >> no neighborhood, no street corner, is immune. >> no. >> cocaine users are literally eaten alive. what is in this tainted below and why bay area doctors often miss diagnose the problem. >>> the president says we have to eat our peas and uncle sam lurches toward default, the republican yadier wholeheartedly rejected. >> tonight an undercover investigation. see how one company rigs the game so you never win. the bay area. good evening, i'm dana king. >> i'm ken bastida. >> cocaine is back. this time with a lasting high. tonight, we hav
CBS
Jul 12, 2011 1:35am PDT
'm robin sue joss and my website is big red kitchen. i do believe in standards. cascade gel was a disappointment because you have dried on food stains. but when i took the finish challenge i realized, i don't need to settle. i like to make roast beef and it leaves a lot of baked on grease. so i threw it in the dishwasher, i did not pre-rinse. but when i open the dishwasher, everything was very shiny and no more gunk left on my dishes. i used to use cascade now i use finish quantum. take the finish challenge for yourself. if you don't see a difference, it's free. cocaine us >>> you're watching cbs5 "eyewitness news" in high definition. alive. what's in this >> no neighborhood, no street corner, is immune. >> no. >> cocaine users are literally eaten alive. what is in this tainted below and why bay area doctors often miss diagnose the problem. >>> the president says we have to eat our peas and uncle sam lurches toward default, the republican yadier wholeheartedly rejected. >> tonight an undercover investigation. see how one company rigs the game so you never win. the bay area.
SFGTV2
Jul 12, 2011 1:00am PDT
like tony handle. in the daytime i work for a big law firm of the type that tony probably would not hold in the highest of esteem, but i'm delighted to be here. you know, i think if you talked to most authors, they will tell you that there is something hot-wired into our system that says we need to try to tell a story. there is nothing at all in my background. i am an absolutely accidental writer. there is nothing in my background which suggests i should be writing novels. i grew up in chicago. i write books about san francisco. i studied accounting at the university of illinois. i have been a corporate and securities attorney for 28 years. i've now written seven best-selling novels about murder trials, death penalty cases, and courtroom drama. i have never handled a criminal case in my life. [laughing] so all of you out there who are thinking of writing novels, there is hope. but i did have this feeling a long time ago, probably from the time i was in high school, that at some point i would like to try to write a novel. and i can't explain why. i do know that when i read "presu
SFGTV
Jul 11, 2011 9:30pm PDT
is not that big. the piece of paper that has to go, you make copies and you stick it underneath the cash register, you stick it under the advertisements in the bag that try to get me to come back and buy something else. i absolutely appreciate that point, but in terms of the burden? is it really that burdensome? >> in many cases, it is. there are a number of requirements depending on the type of store the to our. depending on the type of retail establishments that you are you may not have the wall space or the physical space for the disclosure. pharmacies, walgreen's, wall speak -- wall space is very limited in pharmacies. they like when consumers to look around and see the different products for sale. when we start going down this path of disclosure, the question is, when does it end? where does it stop? in terms of the pamphlet at the register, if the court fails to provide that information to a customer, you are opening yourself up to liability. which we have serious concerns about. >> i am a member of the public and i have come before you to encourage you to support this basic measure toward
CNN
Jul 12, 2011 6:00am PDT
the band-aid. eat our peas. >> reporter: of course, taxes remains the big sticking point. the president, though, insisting that nothing would change before 2013 so it would not happen during a difficult economic environment, but house speaker john boehner saying that there's no reason to raise taxes in order to control spending. he believes the best way to get revenue is by improving the overall economy by creating jobs. he says he is willing to get a deal done with democrats and the white house, but, in his words, it takes two to tango and they are not there yet. >> dan lothian at the white house, thanks. >>> the debt crisis overseas sending a chill through wall street this morning. less than half hour before the opening bell, u.s. stocks may be headed for another rough day. ali velshi is joining us live from new york. ali, what does it mean? >> well, you know, first of all, futures seem to be leveling out a little bit, kyra. a couple of things going on here. one as dan was just saying, we just heard from the treasury secretary who is making a speech and he says he is expecting a deal
ABC
Jul 11, 2011 5:00pm PDT
not say when she will rule. the case scheduled to go to trial next month. >> big news out of silicon valley cisco confirmed it's going to layoff employees next month. and there is one predicting up to 7% of the new work force. the company recorded about $8 billion in profits last year but has had a series of disappointing earnings reports n a statement, cisco announced it will cut a billion dollars in costs. and the next abc 7 job journal hire event is tomorrow from noon until 4:00 at hotel whitcomb. and wallgreens and u.s. mint are among the businesses hiring. >> there is no progress to report tonight in raising america's debt limit. president obama met and the president said he would not agree to a short-term extension to get a deal done. >> this is not going to get easier. it's going to get harder. so... we may as well pull off the band aid. eat our peas. now is the time to do it. if not now, when? >> he says there won't be a deal if republicans won't compromise for ending tax breaks for wealthyest american autos american people will not accept in the house cannot pass, a bill tha
KRON
Jul 12, 2011 6:00am PDT
more ways to earn points. what's your story? citi can help you write it. whoa!! the really big chicken and it's as big as ever. i'm gonna jump it! you can't jump that! it's two chicken patties, topped with bacon, and melting cheese plus seasoned curly fries and a drink for only $3.99! what do you know? your only a baby! vrrrrooooom! i'm t-rex and i came out of extinction cuz i heard the combo was back! and that got a million hits? yep. why do we even make commercials anymore? 'cause you like to be in them. >> a heavy drizzle this afternoon. otherwise, partly cloudy with cooler temperatures for the bay area. temperatures in the mid-70s. the fog stretches all the way in to livermore. as we advance the clock to 3:00 p.m. the fall pulls back to the coastline. pois to those areas will have a tough time winning. by 8:00 p.m. the fog comes back. our tours are still on the cool side this morning. tightly constrained to the '50s. when here are your current * pay for the day. 10-20 degrees below normal for this time of year. for that check on the commune. >> a good ride around the bay area with
FOX
Jul 11, 2011 6:00pm PDT
, it's been cleared out by police and there are big delays going through the city. we got on a train with a group of 30-40 protesters at the civic center station and headed towards the powell street station. what the protesters were doing is blocking the doors so the trains couldn't move. they would keep the trains parked for about 25 minutes till eventually the trains started moving and they carried the protest on the trains trains trains and back track. they shut the trains down at 16 16th and mission and police showed up in riot gear and that's when the doors were closed. we are at powell street because the train wouldn't stop at civic center. the platform was empty except for police and bart workers. here at powell street we got san francisco police unit on the sidewalk standing by with riot helmets and batons and we have a bomb squad here and unhappy bart passengers who can't get on trains because there are so many delays and passengers are backed up, they don't want too big of a crowd so they are keeping people outside of the platform till the conjustture clears out. >> ken, ca
SFGTV2
Jul 12, 2011 6:30am PDT
afford to give out a big loan. starting from the credit union, we educate them about filing taxes properly and then moving on to the bank, a small one, expansion, and we work with the bank. the bank and credit union are similar. we do allow tax returns, projections. credit unions do not charge an additional loan or processing fee. processing time, on a small loan, -- consumer loans probably a few days. because we require a business plan, sometimes it takes longer. business plans take a while. especially bank statements. we need to see consistent income coming in. so far, a credit union delinquent rate is quite low because we are working with a client. we want to keep that low and as part of our mission. there is no application fee. if you are interested in an application or information, i have brochures, or you can give us a call. >> thank you. next is marked with wells fargo. >> hello, i work for wells fargo bank. i cover the northern california region. i usually focus on about $350 -- $350,000 of sbe loans. last year, for 2010, i did 43 loans. so we are lending. i usually focus
SFGTV
Jul 11, 2011 6:30pm PDT
sound. it graduated. there is a little amplified sound and big amplified sound. i don't know how you would like to do with it but that is what she just expressed. >> we are looking if there is a way to separate out smaller operators? as far as i know, there are 10 major sightseeing companies in the city that have opened their buses. >> they seem to be multiplying. i see more of those double decker buses than i ever have. >> and even the small ones, i happen to live on a tourist site. those little small things, they are so loud. they are. the are really very intrusive. personally, i appreciate this because i have to year that same talk like 20 times a day. >> i have received lots of feedback from across the city. i would to speak to the alamo square neighborhood association. we got e-mail from all across the city where people made the same statements all over and over again. >> i like this legislation because where i live on 20, i hear them every day. sometimes, early saturday morning going up market street. i do like this. i have the same concerns. there are some smaller and smaller
SFGTV
Jul 12, 2011 5:30am PDT
learning from testimony. is it fair to summarize our big problems are house some questionable employers are behaving in terms of implementing this program, what that offer, the spirit of the law, so to speak, and the other being that some people, some employers, are not giving this money back to the poor are back to the employee? would it be fair to summarize the problems we are trying to tackle with this legislation as the way that some employers are implementing it and the fact that sometimes this money goes back to the employer? would it be fair to say the goal of the legislation is to make sure the money never goes back to the employer? >> yes. i think that despite a lot of complexity and nuances of the testimony -- you have hit it on the head that the intention is to make sure the money remains with and goes to the employee. it essentially redefines and clarifies the definition as one that irrevocably remains with the employee, rather than reverting to the employer. i think it can next to another comment associated with it. -- i think it comes next to another comment associated wit
NBC
Jul 12, 2011 6:00am PDT
. not a big surprise but we're watching this area that i circled near pittsburg and bay point, seeing the speeds drop to this area. heavier than we've seen for the last couple of weeks. it new major issue. hooking for the effects of those. 18 minutes off of the bridge. the golden golden gate bridge, you see the sheen, that's a note for the drivers, especially off ramps, 101, or the center, far side of the water. watch out for workers. remind you to move over. >> you see them coming. all right. 6:11. still to come on "today in the bay," the u.s. navy could choyn the search for seven missing fishermen. former first lady betty ford's memorial is today. a report is coming up. the kincaids live here. across the street, the padillas. ben and his family live here, too. ben's a re/max agent, and he's a big part of this community. there are lots of reasons why re/max agents average more sales than other agents. experience, certainly. but maybe it's also because they care about the markets they serve and the neighbors who rely on them. nobody sells more real estate than re/max. visit remax.com
SFGTV
Jul 11, 2011 6:00pm PDT
and also thought that these would be services that people depend on and that have a big impact and kind of the overall quality of our neighborhoods and the services that people see in the city. commissioner o'brien: commissioner kasselman? commissioner kasselman: i have a personal anecdote that is pertinent to this situation. about two weeks ago i had a friend walking in the mission district and attacked in a gang-related incident. a whole group of people that i know are now going to avoid the mission. i thank the mayor for addressing the situation. and having grown up in san francisco, it saddens me that now i know a bunch of people who won't go there. as a business owner, those businesses in that vicinity are going to lose, you know, 50 customers. if that happens elsewhere in the city, that could affect us one way or the other. i just wanted to sort of thank that from that perspective. >> thank you for that. i think that excellent reflects the mayor's thoughts on this as well that he's really interested in making sure that we have the services on the street that make san francisco our
CBS
Jul 12, 2011 6:00am PDT
! you've lost some weight. thanks! you noticed! you know these clothes are too big now, so i'm donating them. not going back there again. good for you! how'd you do it? eating right, whole grain. whole grain? whole grain. [ female announcer ] people who choose more whole grain tend to weigh less than those who don't... multigrain cheerios has five whole grains and 110 lightly sweetened calories per serving... more grains. less you! multigrain cheerios. i hang my head out the window. oh man, we're delivering everything you can think of: plywood, cement. i, i enjoy the breeze on my tongue. well uh, and every weekend, seems like we're headin' down to the lake. we're pullin' a boat or somethin'. i don't know why. i just do. it's not a problem. i don't mind as long as we always stop at chevron and get that techron stuff. my ears flop around too. check it out. [ male announcer ] your car takes care of you, care for it. chevron with techron. care for your car. it's hard work; i need a nap. i use the power of nature. [ male announcer ] introducing icy hot naturals with natural menthol. that get
ABC
Jul 11, 2011 6:00pm PDT
. and there is competition, it's big. >> they're going to do what they need to do to right the ship. we're confident of that. >> cisco says there will be details on layoffs during the august 10th quarterry con -- quarterly conference call. >> so we'll see what happens. now, if you're looking for a job, you might find one at the next abc 7 job journal hire event. and it will be held tomorrow. among employers will be representing is conica, wall greens and u.s. mint. they hope to fill 250 jobs. >> and for the first time -- third time, rather in two months, police are investigating a shooting on a popular hiking and jogging trail in the east bay. the delta, deanza trail runs between concord and antioch. this happened in pittsburg involving teen-aged boys and a stolen gun. and we should telling the boy who was shot was a 14-year-old boy at last word went into surgery this morning in a local hospital and he's expected to recover. and police are talking with other teenager who's were out of the trail with him last night. and they're trying to determine who was holding the stolen gun whit went off. >> we've discov
ABC
Jul 11, 2011 11:00pm PDT
supporters her husband marcus has been the key to her 33 years of happy marriage. >> i have a very big advantage because marcus has his p hd in counseling and he's a marriage counselor. >>reporter: dr. box map brand of counseling highly controversial and could become a campaign issue. >> here's my husband dr. marcus bachmann. >>reporter: operating out of municipal app police he rns a christian counseling firm co-owned with his wife at take place according to former patients has tried to convert gay men into heterosexuals through prayer. >> if his path for my therapy would be to pl read the bible. pray that god i would no longer be gaishtion andrew of minneapolis was 17 when the family sent him to bachmann and associates where he says a counselor working for bachmann tried unsuccessfully to save him from his sen. >> good would forgive me if i was straight. >>reporter: dr. become man described homosexual as bar bayern denied as false statement 5 years ago reports his clinic tries to than covert guys men to straight. but upped cover video shot just last month inside the building by a
ABC
Jul 12, 2011 7:00am PDT
idnew ideas >> reporter: they're pushing for the big deal, a lot of pain at one, entitle tks. president obama outlined the plan and said, you can't expect seniors to give up $500 when you went own ask for $5 from people like me. wealthy individuals. >> jon, the leader mitchell mcconnell is looking at a contingency plan which could be a short-term extension. >> reporter: he's tight-lipped about what they mean. they could give him a chance to accept that which he ruled out or one with no tax increases. >> the president very clear on that. >> reporter: he said he's not signing any short-term plans. the debt ceiling needs to be raised until 2013. he will not sign what mcconnell is talking about. >> 20 days to go. thank you very much. >>> the republican presidential nomination, kind of shippings to michele bachmann and that is bringing scrutiny ross ron maintained undersaavedra available that bachmann owns about her husband and shows staff trying to turn a gay person straight. this kind of conversion is something that they deny doing. >> these new undercover tapes calls into question what's
NBC
Jul 11, 2011 5:00pm PDT
. >> reporter: he's the university of north carolina chap ill hill's dr. ted bait man. >> i am a really big space geek. >> reporter: space geek or, more appropriately, an expert in bone loss during spaceflight. >> astronauts lose bone at a very rapid rate. at least five times the rate that women lose bone here on earth. >> reporter: that's because bones are designed to holds up under the pressure of gravity on earth. in space, bones don't get the gravity they need thrive leading to bone mass. space exploration has been pitch at ol to osteoporosis research. scientists have known about and studied microgravity's effects on bones and muscles since the 1970s. the% environment for the latest -- the perfect environment for the latest research. >> existing drugs stop the process of bone loss. this drug would hopefully build new bone and increase bone mass. >> reporter: increasing bone mass would effectively reverse osteoporosis. if accomplished it would be yet another leap forward for the world of medicine. erica edwards, nbc news. >>> the research team will study the mouse skeletons when they ret
ABC
Jul 12, 2011 4:30am PDT
. french's. happy starts here. mmm. oh gosh. oh dear. big deal. you're delicious. so what. i've got news for you. there's no such thing... ...as a bear sheriff. you think i'm afraid of you? hey what? you don't have to be mean to the ke. i do. you don't. i do. just eat yoplait light. they have great flavors like... boston cream pie, raspberry cheesecake. even though i work here, i've lost weight. wow. yeah. carry on. (announcer) 28 delicious flavors at around 100 calories each. so it's a good thing our new air wick odor detect senses thousands of odors. and automatically releases a burst of freshness... that everyone can enjoy. >>> check out the high temperatures across the country, it's still steam any into texas, look the temperatures on the east coast. upper 90s in new york and d.c. stay here where it will be like january. no delays but where you see yellow that is where severe weather is possible, cincinnati, election ig inning ton, charlotte. anything that develops our flight tracker will have it. >>> first lady michelle obama along with several former first ladies are in southern ca
CW
Jul 11, 2011 10:00pm PDT
her death is filled with notes of sorrow. teenagers in the drinking is a big problem. one did not want to appear on camera. >> a lot of teenagers are drinking everywhere, going to parties and getting alcohol. >> kids are drinking underage, 13 years old. i am not going to say i have a drink before. i have too noi probably shouldn't. >>reporter: another team got permission from her parents to talk to us. >> i have had friends die that way it. it is not cool. you are worried sick. if i go to a party, i have to bring my own water bottle. i cannot worried about my friends doing things different in the santa rosa school district does that alcohol abuse is on the rise. to our classes on the dangers of alcohol and drug abuse. >> a few years ago, at the high school level, we began to notice we were having more and more alcohol at the dances. we addressed it by having students have to sign an understanding that they are not supposed to bring alcohol to the dances. then, they are subject to random breathalyzers as they come into the dance >>reporter: school authorities are so worried about teena
NBC
Jul 12, 2011 4:30am PDT
on the system's big troubles. an autistic teen from the south bay found hundreds of miles from home. he boarded a bus bound for hollywood. a live look outside. it's tuesday, july 12th. this is "today in the bay." >> good morning. i'm scott mcgrew. it's 4:30. let's get a tuesday forecast with meteorologist christina loren. good morning. >> good morning to you, scott mcgrew. boy, does it feel like fall to you? because we've got temperatures today even cooler than where we ended up yesterday. i don't know if you made it to the city. it was cold in san francisco yesterday. we have a little improvement deeper into the week. we'll talk about that and what's to come for the weekend, but already this morning mike inouye is busy watching a serious situation in san francisco. what's going on? >> getting into san francisco, daly city there is a sigalert by chp. we don't usually have that because they usually don't have that much impact. this an overturned vehicle, an injury accident, this may be a deadly situation northbound 280 at the 19th avenue exit closing the entire exit potentially more because of t
KRON
Jul 11, 2011 8:00pm PDT
made it difficult for our customers. >> and another big story, this 14 year-old girl was found dead by her parents this morning after hosting a sleepover in their home in santa rosa. maureen kelly reports, police are now saying that alcohol may have played a part in her death. >> i am here at the sonoma county sheriff's department. investigators say takimi reyo may have drank vodka and soda mixed in a water bottle along with three of our girls staying the night at her house. around 2:00 a.m. per mother of defined to of the gas vomiting. she believed that it was food poisoning. the mother cleaned them up in and send them back to bed. it was not until 9:00 a.m. on sunday when the mother and stepfather could not wake takimi. 911 was called in to clear dead by paramedics on the scene. the sheriff's department say it is unclear if the parents will face any charges. >> we are looking at all aspects. this is a very sensitive subject for the parents. they lost a daughter. we want to make sure that we find out and determine the cause of death and what happened. from there, we can move forwar
SFGTV2
Jul 11, 2011 5:30pm PDT
established? >> a big one will be in the middle of march. we will get cost analysis from the retirement system on proposals out there. we will be gauging people's reactions to those numbers as a key market. the first couple of weeks of may will be important. that is when various proposals will be introduced in these chambers for the november ballot. june and july is when the board will vote on what goes in front of the electorate in november. those are the key milestones. >> talk about homelessness and how you are planning to deal with that as an issue. >> the key there is funding. everything gets back to that issue. we have a number of wonderful plans in place on how to address the homeless issue. we just cannot afford to. we continue to cut funding to shelters, public health programs that help our homeless population. if we were able to do what we have in place and fund that, we would be a better position on that issue. >> are there any specific programs with respect to homelessness that you feel are moving us in the right direction? >> the watershed moment was 2002 when gavin newsom passed
SFGTV2
Jul 11, 2011 7:00pm PDT
or just not graduate. we need to take an act that -- an active stance, and i think ethnic studies is a big part of that. folks were here saying earlier that if you are learning from that eurocentric perspective, talking about how your people have been colonized and been killed and enslaved and not focusing on the beauty of our cultures that will come from, and the power that we do have in our traditions and cultures that i think will empower us and give us the price to care more about ourselves to maybe not join a gang and care more about trying to be a leader in our community because our past societies have done an amazing things. another thing is the progressive taxation. the wealthy pay a lower percentage, and i think that needs a change in order for us to get the resources that dcyf needs to distribute in the community, that this will destroy needs to execute the plan -- that the school district needs to execute the plan that never happened because those resources are not there. those are just a few of those things. >> i think, like, a training facility or proposition like workshops, l
SFGTV2
Jul 11, 2011 10:30pm PDT
know who you can call to get a cab. i am a big believer in pedestrian bicycling as options to get around town. many cities in the world have far more people working or on bicycles into blocking or on bicycles. they are pleasant most of transit and are efficient. -- many cities in the world have far more people walking or on bicycles. they are pleasant and efficient forms of transportation. that will take cars off the road and make it easier for those who drive. if we want to create a world- class transportation system, we have to make a commitment to each of these modes of transit to allow us to move where we need to go. >> is it safe for pedestrians on the streets? >> it is not. in recent years, we have had too many pedestrian accidents. there are estimates it costs our cities several hundred millions a year because of traffic accidents, injuries, and fatalities. i am asking one of our transit agencies to study where we're spending our dollars around the district and whether we invested more money would help to reduce our overall costs that come when a pedestrian is hit by a car.
SFGTV2
Jul 12, 2011 2:00pm PDT
it seems like you're basing the program on some of these survey results. but what if there is a big a bite? >> that is why staging the opt out notification is important to us. because if we are wrong on how many customers choose to opt out, we want to be able to reach out to more customers and backfill so that the commitment level we have the best matches the commitment we are making with shell. >> so of people opt out at a lower rate than we expect, it would be great. if they opt out at a higher rate, then we have this reserve a customers to back fill its. president vietor: right. in the marin, 8,000 are currently enrolled. do know how many were invited? >> i do not know how many, but they had about a 20% of doubt rate. they are light green programs. -- they had about a 20% of doubt rate. the dark green program was an opt in the program. remember, their program parameters are different than ours. president vietor: the low-income would still have a reduced rate, but it would still go up, right? >> it would be a subsidized rate. the generation co our service is higher than the generation co
SFGTV2
Jul 12, 2011 4:00pm PDT
. it is an unusual compelling object. we think it will draw people out on the terrace, they will see the big cone and say what is that. then as they approach the cone tell hear these very unusual sounds that were obtained from the cornell orinthology lab. >> we have the largest recording of birds, mammals, frogs and insects and a huge library of videos. so this is an absolutely perfect opportunity for us to team up with a world renown, very creative inspirational artist and put the sounds and sights of the animals that we study into a brand-new context, a context that really allows people to appreciate an esthetic way of the idea that we might live in the world without these sounds or sites. >> in the scientific realm it is shifting baselines. we get used to less and less, diminished expectations of what it was. >> when i came along lobsters six feet long and oysters 12 inches within they days all the oyster beds in new york, manhattan, the harbor would clean the water. so, just getting people to wake up to what was just literally there 200 years ago, 150 years ago. you see the object and say wha
CNN
Jul 12, 2011 2:00am PDT
than brussel sprouts or peas or a debt clock in new york needs two lines to show you how big our debt is. more on that through the course of the show. >>> julian assange, mr. wikileaks, the most famous whistle-blower on the planet, his court appeal begins in london. this has to do with sex accusations in sweden. assange denies them. he's tried to avoid extradition, that's what this appeal is all about. his lawyers are afraid if he gets extradited to sweden will extradite him to the united states on these leaking charges. >>> take a look at the surveillance video with me from bourbon street in the french quarter in new orleans. a guy in a black shirt and ball cap shooting right there on the street. you can see people scrambling out of the way. two bystanders got hit and survived. police hope the video leads them to the gunman. another shooting 24 hours earlier a police officer was shot and killed. sorry a police officer shot and killed an armed man who had been scuffling with bouncers at a club. >>> it looks like a new weapons reporting plan is going to happen, it would require gun dea
FOX News
Jul 12, 2011 6:00am EDT
. the president came out and said republicans, you have to do a big deal and by the way, if you are thinking about an interim plan, forget it, i'm not going to do it. >> i found it interesting because he basically said both sides had to get used to some sacrifice. brian, you and i had the debate yesterday on radio whether or not he would have that particular tone. but that's what he said. i found it interesting he said we should attack this right now, although a month ago he wasn't even involved in these talks. you have to ask him why the sudden urgency now. the other question is is that august 2nd deadline, could tim geithner just push that date a little bit more down the road or is that hard and firm? >> well, here is the -- >> it's not going to get easier, it's going to get harder. we might as well do it now. pull off the bandaid, eat our peas. now is the time to do it. if not now, when? i'm prepared to take on significant heat from my party to get something done. and i expect the other side should be willing to do the same thing if they mean what they say. >> it's amazing. yesterday the presid
SFGTV2
Jul 11, 2011 9:00pm PDT
it at scale, and that has been the big challenge. >> can you elaborate on that? what does that mean exactly? >> we would not exist if there was not a feeling that a lot of these communities do not have the experience online of finding the information that is most relevant to them. there are a lot of great weekly newspapers. there are a lot of bulletin boards, facebook woods, you name it. there is a lot of media focused at local, but not every community has it, and even the ones that do often are not getting the kind of service that i think they used to historical because of downsizing and regional newspapers not serving those communities the way they used to. so you will have the council meeting not really being covered. we have had numerous examples where board meetings, council meetings, things that those members got used to not being covered. suddenly, they were seeing the week after week and seeing that we were there to stay. >> in the audience, do you feel like you're communities are being covered well? do you know what is going on in your back yard? do you feel like your stories being
SFGTV
Jul 12, 2011 11:00am PDT
are otherwise not in. frankly it is also an opportunity to connect to the big infrastructure investments that do not get a big rap -- good wrap all the time. you have a community where everyone lives on the trunk line. at the end of the castro shuttle or the parallel line, being in good shape, people farther out have a hard time accessing that service. these are projects that i intend to connect the dots in that way. to provide flexibility in the areas of bayview or hunters point. the more difficult or challenging areas and so on. comparatively speaking, this is not billions of dollars. this is taking the resources in the community and organizing them better. this could very well be worth of the research work that would have been through these consultant contracts in collaboration with that the agencies so that we can do more with the services that we have. >> it sounds like -- supervisor mar: it sounds like from public comment that these contracts are very important for the bayview hunters point mobility study. it looks like there were four different firms that responded to the rp and three of
CBS
Jul 12, 2011 5:00am PDT
to 19th avenue is completely shut down. maybe you can see cars going by okay so there are no big backups with this right now and you can continue using northbound 280 to head up into san francisco towards 101. it's that 19th avenue off-ramp that's flared off. it came in as a car versus pedestrian earlier. earlier a chp on scene told us this was a possible crime scene but right now it sounds like it was a pedestrian in the road and that's what happened. that's what caused this fatal accident. they gave us an initial opening time of 5 a.m. for when they could hopefully get that off-ramp open but as you can see, it's still closed. i talk to a chp officer a short time ago and they hope to open it any minute. so hopefully this won't be a major impact or cause major problems for the morning commute. right now, as your alternate, use junipero serra avenue or san jose avenue off-ramps as your alternates to get from daly city into san francisco. a lot of slick surfaces as gianna has been mentioning this morning. it is very drizzly out this morning so be extra careful for your morning drive. again
KOFY
Jul 11, 2011 9:00pm PDT
cisco on big economy is not of major concern. the concern is to redeploy the talent as quickly as possible. >> market research firm glacier and company made headlines today with with this report. it predicts cisco global work force of more than 73,000 will be cut by 5000. 1,000 positions early retirement packages and another 4000 through layoffs. saving the company a total of 1 billion dollars a year. glacier analyst brian marshall says while it's a difficult decision to make in our view it is required in order to maintain the competitiveness of cisco going forward. company ceo john chambers already taking notable steps this year to restructure the networking giant. video cam operation are gone. consumer business realign and management forces are being reorganized. if the latest round of local layoffs goes above 1,000, it could have an impact on county wide unemployment numbers. >> combine this lay off with the the city and county lay off that have happened recently. i mean, tl those were good solid jobs and if they go away, officials cisco dominant player in network sw
KRON
Jul 12, 2011 7:00am PDT
to the trucks and a little bit of the inside the big damage was outside. the occupants of the vehicle were both treated and taken to a nearby hospital. their injuries are not life-threatening and they are expected to be fine. according to officials out here, alcohol may have played a role in this. toxicology tests are upcoming. the big question is how are they going to get these firetrucks out. the door is sealed shut with plywood. >> jackie, thank you. >> pollen believe this was to addition, the california state university system, tuition may be going up again, the board of trustees is set to vote on another tuition hike to counteract a $650 million cut in funding from the state. the board is considering raising undergraduate tuition for 12% for this coming fall. that is on top of a 10% increase already put into effect for the 23 campus state system. because that would mean tuition would increase to 5000 for under $72. that is a $588 increase. that does not include rome (board. >> pg&e is not looking to settle out of court regarding lawsuits filed by dozens of victims after the san bruno pipel
ABC
Jul 12, 2011 5:00am PDT
is on the scene of a big accident on interstate 280. chp has issued a sig laertd. >> good morning. we have an issue behind me a live shot there. we've got a sig alert in effect this morning, roadway is shut down. this was video taken earlier this morning. 280 northbound at 19th street off-ramp. it remains closed while the officers and officials do their investigation. a car versus a pedestrian there. did not fare well for the pedestrian. 19th off-ramp remains closed at this hour while the investigation is ongoing. your alternate route would be junipero sierra boulevard. we do have a high wind advisory on the bay bridge. >>> our top story, reviews get underway on the controversial bart police shooting that killed a man at a san francisco station. last night ang bring gri protestors managed to shut down three stations during the commute. amy hollyfield is live at the civic center with the very latest. >> we are in oakland at the kaiser center. this is where the reviews will get underway. there will be bart officials looking into this and a citizen review board and have public outrage to answ
FOX
Jul 12, 2011 4:00pm PDT
themselves with big bills. >>> republican ron paul announced today elretire from congress next year to focus on his presidential campaign. the 75-year-old texan says he'll have more credibility if he retires. paul who was a former obstetrician has served 12 terms in congress. >>> sarah palin says she's confident she can win the 2012 presidential election. that's what the former gop vice-presidential candidate told news week magazine in a new interview published online today. palin adds she still isn't sure she'll run. she was recently in pella, iowa for the premiere of the movie "undefeated". >>> this was another historic day in space for the space shuttle atlantis, and the crew of the international space station. today's space walk marked the end of an era. astronauts mike fos om and ron geren did the space walk. the crew has been living on the space station for several months and this was the last time the astronauts could look back and see a shultz docked on the station. today campers watched the space walk and shared their hopes and dreams. >> when i grow up, i would like to be an astron
FOX
Jul 12, 2011 9:00am EDT
is similar to the one that has wielded good results in maryland. >>> another big story this morning the debt ceiling negotiations lawmakers are back at it today. >> president will again sit down with congressional leaders to avoid a possible default on nations bills. doug luzader reports from capitol hill talk of compromise but not much action. >> they met for an hour and a half yesterday today they will pick up right where they left off. it is becoming groundhog day at the white house. >> all right guys, this is the same as yesterday except we are wearing ties today. all right. >>> with a verbal shove out the door reporters were left guessing how another day of talks went but we are creeping closer and closer to that august 2nd debt ceiling deadline where some of the nations bills could go unpaid there are reports the president is backing an increase in medicare eligibility age from 65 to 67 but two areas he won't budge taxes he says must go up and he is not interested in a short term deal that would require more debt talks as he is running for re-election next year. >> i will not sign a 30
NBC
Jul 11, 2011 6:00pm PDT
evening, i'm chief meteorologist jeff ranieri, a big cooldown, across the bay area. 30 degrees cooler than this time last week. 71, san jose. 60, san francisco. toght the fog is back as far south as.jose jose. and anl l 'lwetalk when the 80sl return here coming up. i want to crush more cars. ♪ i want to sell moreups. ♪ i need help selling bread. ♪ i want to sell more crabs. [ male announcer ] you know where you want to take your business. i want to design more buildings. [ male announcer ] in here, small business solutions from at&t can get you there. starting with the at&t all for less package -- just $70 per month, voice plus broadband. it's the at&t network. helping you do what you do... even better. >>> a party to celebrate the completion of the bay bridge. 2,000 chinese workers were honored as final four segments of the steel roadway were loaded on to a ship headed for oakland. ships will arrive in the bay area in more than three weeks. part of the world's longest single tower self anchored suspension bridge set to open 2013. american bridge contracted with china to manufacture
KRON
Jul 11, 2011 5:00pm PDT
picture, you can sea fog into oakland and hayward. up and down the coastline, fall is known to be a big issue. can into the 7:00 p.m. hour, fog into our inland valleys. it is all over the place. in the later morning, oakland, hayward and down the peninsula as well as mill valley and san rafael. let's look at temperatures around the bay area, tomorrow we will stay on the cool side. '60s and '70s. here are high temperatures for tomorrow. coast to a clothesline -- close to the clothesline, dense fog and drizzle. the valley is well below average for this time of year. we are about 15 degrees below where we should be. in the south bay, '60s and '70s. here is a look at your 7 day around the bay forecast. foggy and cool weather throughout the entire week. drizzle coast hocke-- drizzled close to the coastline. warmer temperatures as we head into next week. >> actress mila kuni,s a month ago a u.s. marine in afghanistan posted this video on the youtube asking her out. the actress did accept the invitation. pay part of a movie history winds up in flames, firefighters faced some intense flames i
FOX
Jul 12, 2011 7:00am PDT
meggy. she said what the heck is going on? well, a big, strong system has moved in. we had two systems make it down there in june. you but the end result for sus we get a lot of low clouds for this time of year. the low is not going anywhere until probably thursday when it ejects out or even friday. it will be 5 slow process. so by the coast, low clouds, drizzle. hangs on for a long time like it did yesterday. now, inland areas it -- it burns off. low clouds around the bray and then breezy as well. but low clouds getting helped along by a weak system everybody's stuck. from travis to vacaville, so the delta breeze is in full spring and you can see how the system -- first part of the system right there. that's going 20 continue to enhance that fog. so following -- cooling inland continues. we are iv in the 50s for many on the coast -- we are already in the 50s for many on the coast. extremely cool for this time of year. inland areas will probably bottom out or set 8 down in the 70s, mid-70s for areas that were near 100 degrees. cool for july and temperatures, they are running about 10 t
NBC
Jul 12, 2011 7:00am PDT
in new york city. here's why. big area of high pres keeping that jet stream way up to the north. this is just a heat pump that will continue. and the bad news is, this goes into at least thursday. in fact, jet stream guns up a little further into canada so that heat will be creeping up north as the ridge intensifies. we don't see this breaking down at least until the weekend. so the mid section of the country is going to continue to bake the northeast gets a little bit of a break as we head on into the next 72 hours. ann? >> all right, al, thank you so much. we'll get the rest of your forecast in a bit. >>> for now, to britain's deepening phone hacking scandal. this morning there are claims that journalists from other rupert murdoch owned newspapers were involve and the alleged target is former p.m. gordon brown. stephanie goss is in london with this. stephanie, good morning. >> good morning, ann. gordon brown does not mince his words when he spoke to the bbc this morning about rupert murdoch's papers. he said those papers used people to gather information on, his words, known c
CNN
Jul 12, 2011 3:00am PDT
targeted, it's basically not a big deal, now he's realized what a catastrophic error of judgment that was because the woman that's replaced him on this inquiry, sue acres, is saying up to 4,000 people could have been targeted by the newspapers. >> what about the implications that this is not just the now defunct "news of the world," but other papers? >> yeah. i think this is really significant and really bad news for news international. it's no longer just confined to "news of the world," the paper that they closed down, realizing it had become toxic as a brand. it's now spread to "the sun" and "sunday times." both so far have not been shown to have used phone hacking, but they have been shown to use what, at best, slightly underhand techniques, at worst illegal activities to get information. "the sun" is maintaining it got the medical records without breaking the law. "the sunday times" saying there was a legitimate public interest in looking into gordon brown's bank details and so on on a tip, but there was some sort of corruption there or something which was all proved to be u
Search Results 0 to 49 of about 102 (some duplicates have been removed)